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Along with three bearing manufacturers being awarded for innovative new products, BSA awarded its first-ever CBS Excellence Award to two distributors during its fall meeting Monday evening in downtown Chicago.
by BSA
9.27.2016
10:38am
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See how a manufacturing facility achieved energy savings of nearly $15,000 within just three months after switching to a wireless cloud-based lighting control system.
by Antony Corrie
9.27.2016
9:00am
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A recent survey of more than 750 U.S. manufacturers show continued optimism about revenues and employment that extends into 2017.
by Prime Advantage
9.27.2016
9:00am
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Praxair will build, own and operate four vacuum pressure swing adsorption plants that will supply a combined 750 tons per day of oxygen to Hyundai's Daesan petrochemical complex on the west coast of the Korean peninsula.
by Praxair
9.26.2016
11:39am
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Greg Carter outlines an array of marketing strategies that work for industrial/electrical distributors of any size.
by Greg Carter
9.26.2016
9:00am
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See HD Supply Construction & Industrial — White Cap's commercial for its new branch a little north of Los Angeles in Sun Valley, CA.
by HD Supply Construction & Industrial
9.24.2016
1:53pm
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Office Depot says it is selling its European stores to the German investment firm The Aurelius Group, with the announcement coming about four months after Staples dropped its $6.3 billion buyout of Office Depot.
by Associated Press
9.23.2016
2:07pm
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While the year-over-year total rig count is down by 39 percent, the count has climbed by 26.5 percent since bottoming out at 404 in May 2016.
9.23.2016
1:25pm
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During a quiet period for acquisitions across the industrial distribution market, news of Amazon Business stating it views Grainger as one of its top two competitors dominated traffic on ID this past week.
9.23.2016
10:15am
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Dallas, TX-based fluid motion and control products provider Flowserve announced Thursday that the company's president, CEO and board member, Mark Blinn, plans to retire but will remain in those roles until his successor is appointed.
by Flowserve
9.23.2016
10:06am
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UPS has partnered with robot-maker CyPhy Works to test the use of drones to make commercial deliveries to remote or difficult-to-access locations.
by Rodrique Ngowi, Associated Press
9.23.2016
9:22am
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Buyers often tease sellers with interest to gain margin out of a deal, leaving sellers 'hoping' for a sale instead of actually selling. Learn from Paul Reilly how to know when you're hoping instead of selling.
by Paul Reilly
9.23.2016
9:07am
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Founded in 1999, the annual award program evaluates organizations based on their ability to attract, retain and motivate top performers.
by Applied Industrial Technologies
9.22.2016
11:57am
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Now the largest full-line distributor of Lochinvar in the northeast U.S., F.W. Webb is offering high-performing boilers, water heaters, and other products from the Lebanon, TN-based manufacturer.
by F.W. Webb
9.22.2016
10:43am
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A New England grocery billionaire believes that his side business could upend the warehouse and distribution industry within five years.
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9.22.2016
9:30am
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The company has opened new branches in Absecon, NJ and Rockland, ME, which are the seventh and eighth new Winsupply locations of 2016.
9.22.2016
9:22am
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eCommerce is the fastest growing sales channel in today’s professional market, and AD has invested in the tools and resources to provide our members with access to rich product content, fully integrated WebStore options and the consultative support they...
9.22.2016
9:20am
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Greg Helbling brings more than 35 years of industrial experience to Airmaster, most recently serving as vice president of sales and marketing for Wright Tool Company.
by Airmaster
9.21.2016
3:25pm
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ABB said its high-voltage cable systems business has a total value of $934 million. It is part of ABB's Power Grids division, which the company says is currently undergoing a strategic review.
by ABB
9.21.2016
1:29pm
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The Federal Reserve will announce to the financial world Wednesday whether it will resume raising interest rates now — or wait until later, perhaps sometime soon.
by Martin Crutsinger, AP Economics Writer
9.21.2016
10:43am
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Learn about San Diego-based Charter Industrial Supply, which provides an extensive range of products and services including hydraulic and industrial hose, hose assemblies, pipe fittings, tubing, fasteners, valves and other industrial supplies.
by Charter Industrial Supply
9.21.2016
10:26am
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When all Baby Boomers turn 65 years or older by 2029, they will represent 20 percent of the U.S. population. However, a recent study found that only 12.5 percent of companies engaged in formal succession planning — a figure that is far too low.
by Tisha Danehl
9.21.2016
9:08am
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Product Announcement
Custom fabricated miniature shaft collars manufactured to specification from a wide range of materials, including special design features, are being introduced by Stafford Manufacturing Corp.
9.21.2016
8:22am
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As the third-largest manufacturer of building wire in the U.S., United Copper operates out of a 450,000 square foot facility in Denton, TX with approximately 300 employees.
by Southwire
9.20.2016
3:37pm
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FedEx has announced plans to plans to raise its shipping rates starting next year, following UPS's rate increase that went into effect Monday.
9.20.2016
12:28pm
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Effective immediately, Lincoln Electric has promoted Douglas Lance to President, Cleveland Operations, Edward Crouse to Vice President, Cleveland Operations and Dalithia Smith to Vice President, Human Resources.
by Lincoln Electric
9.20.2016
10:41am
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Despite the obvious critical role of sales in business, many executives refuse to discuss them. Chuck Kitchen touches on this and offers suggestions for how to differentiate yourself and your sales team.
by Chuck Kitchen
9.20.2016
10:22am
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ISA's Distributor and Manufacturer Indexes followed their worst month of the past 12 with large gains in August, while a considerable decline in the PMI indicates the overall manufacturing economy had an abrupt shift to contraction.
9.20.2016
10:20am
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Hear how electrical distributor Graybar has achieved success by connecting with customers via social media and tips for what to post, how to connect locally and how to leverage social media when rolling out new products.
by Kara Bowlin
9.20.2016
9:07am
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Learn about the solutions that Grainger's Distributor Alliance Program provides to support small, diverse, disadvantaged, veteran, service-disabled veteran, minority and women-owned businesses.
by Grainger
9.20.2016
9:07am
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Approved for use in pocketed work wear pants, the knee pads help workers go about their duties with true confidence, allowing the knees to be comfortably suspended above hard, rough or uneven surfaces and protected against injury from sharp objects.
9.19.2016
11:23am
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Akro-Mils has introduced the expansion of its line of plastic storage cabinets with the addition of a red and black color option for two models.
9.19.2016
10:58am
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Industry Brief
An oil pipeline spill in Alabama impacted oil prices this past week, but analysts say the spill is only a temporary problem in the big picture of crude oil's oversupply issues.
9.19.2016
10:39am
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Multiple reports last week indicated that Prentis Wilson, the chief of Amazon Business, identified Grainger and office supply giant Staples as his division's rivals and designated the B2B supply market a "must-win" for the company.
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9.19.2016
9:55am
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Ferguson recaps its 2016 acquisitions — numbering 13 in its recently-completed fiscal year — and discusses its entry into the Michigan waterworks market.
by Ferguson Enterprises
9.19.2016
9:08am
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Learn about Port Washington, NY-based Global Industrial, a Systemax subsidiary and No. 24 on ID's 2016 Big 50 List. The company is in the midst of rolling out a series of new services to complement its well-known e-commerce presence.
9.19.2016
9:08am
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The gel-based paint is ideal for marking on smooth or rough surfaces up to 400°F, dries quickly and makes the most vivid marks imaginable in most industrial settings.
9.16.2016
2:46pm
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With a refreshed user-friendly design, the new NetPlusAlliance.com provides resources and the latest on NetPlus for distributors and manufacturers.
by NetPlus Alliance
9.16.2016
2:44pm
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As expected, ID's recently-unveiled 2016 Big 50 List dominated traffic over this past week as the online article version was posted Sept. 9. It will undoubtedly be the most-visited item over the next 12 months.
9.16.2016
10:52am
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Despite a growing lack of resources, industrial marketers should not be falling short when it comes to effectively supporting business growth. There are five top reasons why this is happening.
by Andrea Belk Olson
9.16.2016
10:42am
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